Everyday Essential Oils: Lemon

Lemon (Citrus limon) Botanical Family: Rutaceae (citrus) Plant Origin: California, Italy Extraction Method: Cold pressed from rind. It takes 3,000 lemons to produce 1 kilo of oil! Medical Properties: Antiseptic (for cleaning), can support immunity, improves memory and relaxation. Rich in limonene. (Source:  ”Chapter 4, Single Oils.” Essential Oils Pocket Reference. Comp. Gary Young. 5th ed. N.p.: Life […]

Book Review: DIY Non-Toxic Cleaning Recipes

DIY Non-Toxic Cleaning Recipes is the brand NEW book from Heather Dessinger, aka Mommypotamus that will show you how to save money, how to green your home, and make it smell amazing. With a cost analysis for many recipes, step by step instructions and beautiful pictures, you can easily replace the toxic cleaners in your […]

I’m a Publisher with the Village Green Network!

Some of you may have noticed some new ads on the side of my blog.  There’s a good reason for that.  I was accepted as a publisher with the Village Green Network last month!  That’s the blogging network all of my favorite bloggers are members of, like Food Renegade, Mommypotamus, Cheeseslave, Butter Believer and Mama […]

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